Acts of civil disobedience are expected to take place in Khartoum and potentially in other states over the coming days. Beyond what is specified below, this may include centralized or decentralized demonstrations, road blockages by protesters, and business closures. Security forces may close bridges. Unannounced protests and other acts of civil disobedience may continue to take place in the coming weeks, in addition to larger organized protests. Embassy personnel may be encourage to work from home depending on the security and movement conditions as they develop.
March 27: Barricading is expected in the Khartoum metropolitan area from the hours of 6 a.m. to 5 p.m.
March 28: Demonstrations are expected to form in the early afternoon throughout the Khartoum state and potentially other states.
March 29: Barricading is expected in the Khartoum metropolitan area from the hours of 6 a.m. to 5 p.m.
March 30: Demonstrations are planned throughout the day in the market areas of Khartoum state.
March 31: Demonstrations are expected to form in the early afternoon throughout the Khartoum state and potentially other states.
Actions to Take:
- Avoid crowds and demonstrations.
- Keep a low profile.
- Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests.
- Review your personal security plans.
- Monitor local media for updates.
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- State Department – Consular Affairs
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- Sudan Country Information
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